Vascular Diseases and HBO

  • G. Giuffrida


Atherosclerosis is the most common cause of arterial disease and presently occupies a position of heightened interest. It is the most frequently lethal disease of modern western society. Chronic occlusive arterial disease is a “high risk” pathology affecting population from 40 to over 70 years old, in a various percentage (5%–60%) with prevalence of male gender.


Superficial Femoral Artery Surgical Revascularization Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Chronic Venous Insufficiency Doppler Color Flow Image 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Giuffrida
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di Chirurgia Generale e CardiovascolareUniversity of Milan, Ospedale PoliclinicoMilanItaly

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